Bible verses about mothers | YLT

Bible verses about "mothers" | YLT

Exodus 21:17

17 `And he who is reviling his father or his mother is certainly put to death.

Proverbs 30:17

17 An eye that mocketh at a father, And despiseth to obey a mother, Dig it out do ravens of the valley, And eat it do young eagles.

Proverbs 30:11

11 A generation is, that lightly esteemeth their father, And their mother doth not bless.

Mark 10:19

19 the commands thou hast known: Thou mayest not commit adultery, Thou mayest do no murder, Thou mayest not steal, Thou mayest not bear false witness, Thou mayest not defraud, Honour thy father and mother.'

Luke 2:51

51 and he went down with them, and came to Nazareth, and he was subject to them, and his mother was keeping all these sayings in her heart,

Hebrews 12:5-11

5 and ye have forgotten the exhortation that doth speak fully with you as with sons, `My son, be not despising chastening of the Lord, nor be faint, being reproved by Him, 6 for whom the Lord doth love He doth chasten, and He scourgeth every son whom He receiveth;' 7 if chastening ye endure, as to sons God beareth Himself to you, for who is a son whom a father doth not chasten? 8 and if ye are apart from chastening, of which all have become partakers, then bastards are ye, and not sons. 9 Then, indeed, fathers of our flesh we have had, chastising us, and we were reverencing them; shall we not much rather be subject to the Father of the spirits, and live? 10 for they, indeed, for a few days, according to what seemed good to them, were chastening, but He for profit, to be partakers of His separation; 11 and all chastening for the present, indeed, doth not seem to be of joy, but of sorrow, yet afterward the peaceable fruit of righteousness to those exercised through it—it doth yield.

Deuteronomy 6:6-7

6 and these words which I am commanding thee to-day have been on thine heart, 7 and thou hast repeated them to thy sons, and spoken of them in thy sitting in thine house, and in thy walking in the way, and in thy lying down, and in thy rising up,

2 Kings 4:30

30 And the mother of the youth saith, `Jehovah liveth, and thy soul liveth—if I leave thee;' and he riseth and goeth after her.

Proverbs 13:24

24 Whoso is sparing his rod is hating his son, And whoso is loving him hath hastened him chastisement.

Proverbs 19:26

26 Whoso is spoiling a father causeth a mother to flee, A son causing shame, and bringing confusion.

Psalms 127:3-5

3 Lo, an inheritance of Jehovah are sons, A reward is the fruit of the womb. 4 As arrows in the hand of a mighty one, So are the sons of the young men. 5 O the happiness of the man Who hath filled his quiver with them, They are not ashamed, For they speak with enemies in the gate!

Mark 7:10-12

10 for Moses said, Honour thy father and thy mother; and, He who is speaking evil of father or mother—let him die the death; 11 and ye say, If a man may say to father or to mother, Korban (that is, a gift), is whatever thou mayest be profited out of mine, 12 and no more do ye suffer him to do anything for his father or for his mother,

Mark 3:35

35 for whoever may do the will of God, he is my brother, and my sister, and mother.'

John 19:25-30

25 And there stood by the cross of Jesus his mother, and his mother's sister, Mary of Cleopas, and Mary the Magdalene; 26 Jesus, therefore, having seen his mother, and the disciple standing by, whom he was loving, he saith to his mother, `Woman, lo, thy son;' 27 afterward he saith to the disciple, `Lo, thy mother;' and from that hour the disciple took her to his own home . 28 After this, Jesus knowing that all things now have been finished, that the Writing may be fulfilled, saith, `I thirst;' 29 a vessel, therefore, was placed full of vinegar, and they having filled a sponge with vinegar, and having put it around a hyssop stalk, did put it to his mouth; 30 when, therefore, Jesus received the vinegar, he said, `It hath been finished;' and having bowed the head, gave up the spirit.

2 Timothy 1:5

5 taking remembrance of the unfeigned faith that is in thee, that dwelt first in thy grandmother Lois, and thy mother Eunice, and I am persuaded that also in thee.

1 Timothy 2:11-15

11 Let a woman in quietness learn in all subjection, 12 and a woman I do not suffer to teach, nor to rule a husband, but to be in quietness, 13 for Adam was first formed, then Eve, 14 and Adam was not deceived, but the woman, having been deceived, into transgression came, 15 and she shall be saved through the child-bearing, if they remain in faith, and love, and sanctification, with sobriety.

Ephesians 6:4

4 And the fathers! provoke not your children, but nourish them in the instruction and admonition of the Lord.

Proverbs 28:24

24 Whoso is robbing his father, or his mother, And is saying, `It is not transgression,' A companion he is to a destroyer.

Proverbs 1:8

8 Hear, my son, the instruction of thy father, And leave not the law of thy mother,

Jeremiah 1:5

5 `Before I form thee in the belly, I have known thee; and before thou comest forth from the womb I have separated thee, a prophet to nations I have made thee.'

Leviticus 19:3

3 `Each his mother and his father ye do fear, and My sabbaths ye do keep; I am Jehovah your God.

Proverbs 29:15

15 A rod and reproof give wisdom, And a youth let away is shaming his mother.

Proverbs 15:20

20 A wise son rejoiceth a father. And a foolish man is despising his mother.

Exodus 21:15

15 `And he who smiteth his father or his mother is certainly put to death.

Proverbs 20:20

20 Whoso is vilifying his father and his mother, Extinguished is his lamp in blackness of darkness.

John 2:3-4

3 and wine having failed, the mother of Jesus saith unto him, `Wine they have not;' 4 Jesus saith to her, `What—to me and to thee, woman? not yet is mine hour come.'

Proverbs 17:6

6 Sons' sons are the crown of old men, And the glory of sons are their fathers.

Isaiah 66:13

13 As one whom his mother comforteth, so do I comfort you, Yea, in Jerusalem ye are comforted.

Proverbs 22:6

6 Give instruction to a youth about his way, Even when he is old he turneth not from it.

Proverbs 22:15

15 Folly is bound up in the heart of a youth, The rod of chastisement putteth it far from him.

Ephesians 6:2

2 honour thy father and mother,

Psalms 139:13-16

13 For Thou—Thou hast possessed my reins, Thou dost cover me in my mother's belly. 14 I confess Thee, because that with wonders I have been distinguished. Wonderful are Thy works, And my soul is knowing it well. 15 My substance was not hid from Thee, When I was made in secret, Curiously wrought in the lower part of earth. 16 Mine unformed substance Thine eyes saw, And on Thy book all of them are written, The days they were formed—And not one among them.

Exodus 20:12

12 `Honour thy father and thy mother, so that thy days are prolonged on the ground which Jehovah thy God is giving to thee.

Proverbs 23:22-25

22 Hearken to thy father, who begat thee, And despise not thy mother when she hath become old. 23 Truth buy, and sell not, Wisdom, and instruction, and understanding, 24 The father of the righteous rejoiceth greatly, The begetter of the wise rejoiceth in him. 25 Rejoice doth thy father and thy mother, Yea, she that bare thee is joyful.

Matthew 10:37

37 `He who is loving father or mother above me, is not worthy of me, and he who is loving son or daughter above me, is not worthy of me,

Leviticus 20:9

9 `For any man who revileth his father and his mother is certainly put to death; his father and his mother he hath reviled: his blood is on him.

Proverbs 6:20

20 Keep, my son, the command of thy father, And leave not the law of thy mother.

Matthew 15:4-6

4 for God did command, saying, Honour thy father and mother; and, He who is speaking evil of father or mother—let him die the death; 5 but ye say, Whoever may say to father or mother, An offering is whatever thou mayest be profited by me; — 6 and he may not honour his father or his mother, and ye did set aside the command of God because of your tradition.

Luke 14:26

26 `If any one doth come unto me, and doth not hate his own father, and mother, and wife, and children, and brothers, and sisters, and yet even his own life, he is not able to be my disciple;

Isaiah 49:15

15 Forget doth a woman her suckling, The loved one—the son of her womb? Yea, these forget—but I—I forget not thee.

Psalms 127:3

3 Lo, an inheritance of Jehovah are sons, A reward is the fruit of the womb.

Matthew 12:48-50

48 And he answering said to him who spake to him, `Who is my mother? and who are my brethren?' 49 And having stretched forth his hand toward his disciples, he said, `Lo, my mother and my brethren! 50 for whoever may do the will of my Father who is in the heavens, he is my brother, and sister, and mother.'

Proverbs 31:25-30

25 Strength and honour are her clothing, And she rejoiceth at a latter day. 26 Her mouth she hath opened in wisdom, And the law of kindness is on her tongue. 27 She is watching the ways of her household, And bread of sloth she eateth not. 28 Her sons have risen up, and pronounce her happy, Her husband, and he praiseth her, 29 `Many are the daughters who have done worthily, Thou hast gone up above them all.' 30 The grace is false, and the beauty is vain, A woman fearing Jehovah, she may boast herself.

Proverbs 31:26-27

26 Her mouth she hath opened in wisdom, And the law of kindness is on her tongue. 27 She is watching the ways of her household, And bread of sloth she eateth not.

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